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Warlock - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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89
very good

1,462 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,462
Reviews: 206
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 13.82%
Wants: 62
Gots: 265 | FT: 15
Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  8.60% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Imperial stout brewed with pumpkins Warlock is brewed to enchant your palate on its own and also to counterpoint our Imperial Ale, Pumking. Make your own black magic by carefully pouring this Imperial Stout into a goblet.

Dark and mysterious, the Blackwater Series is serious about high gravity. Reanimate your senses with Warlock’s huge roasted malt character, moderate carbonation and spicy pumpkin pie aroma.

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 09-19-2013)
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deltatauhobbit

Maine

3.7/5  rDev -7%

Pours a dark brown color with a great sized off-white head, fades at a decent rate, not much lacing on the glass.

Smell is quite strong, huge pumpkin spice aroma which is surprising, I know this is a pumpkin beer but I figured the stout aspect might temper some of the spicing and it didn't one bit, some malt sweetness in the background.

Taste starts out briefly with a roasted malt front which is then overwhelmed with the pumpkin spice flavor, pumpkin flavor on its own is fairly mild, it's usually the spices added afterwards that most people recognize and this beer essentially tastes like roasted pumpkin pie, carbonation is medium-low with a good softness in the mouth.

The sweetness and the spices do tend to be cloying and strong, best shared with a friend since it may prove difficult to finish on my own.

08-31-2014 22:57:06 | More by deltatauhobbit
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Nbdreher


3.9/5  rDev -2%

08-31-2014 22:07:20 | More by Nbdreher
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robertjskelton

Alabama

3.25/5  rDev -18.3%

08-31-2014 21:51:58 | More by robertjskelton
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Brandy3423


3.84/5  rDev -3.5%

08-31-2014 20:54:30 | More by Brandy3423
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lobos62

Pennsylvania

3.9/5  rDev -2%

08-31-2014 20:15:35 | More by lobos62
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nickleeye

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +0.5%

08-31-2014 15:57:28 | More by nickleeye
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H0PHead108

New Hampshire

4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

08-31-2014 14:03:09 | More by H0PHead108
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Cerebus

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

08-31-2014 12:56:09 | More by Cerebus
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exl_90

Texas

4/5  rDev +0.5%

08-31-2014 08:32:12 | More by exl_90
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BeER_Doctor

Pennsylvania

4.8/5  rDev +20.6%

08-31-2014 04:14:30 | More by BeER_Doctor
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reefa

Virginia

3.96/5  rDev -0.5%

08-31-2014 04:10:36 | More by reefa
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SmellsofMahagony

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

08-31-2014 04:03:48 | More by SmellsofMahagony
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trizzone52

Minnesota

5/5  rDev +25.6%

Deliciously dark brew. The pumpkin is a bit rancid at first, but once your palate is saturated, it perfectly smooths away any bitterness, and adds that rich, squashy creaminess that fills out the mouth and make this a pleasure to drink.

08-31-2014 03:34:30 | More by trizzone52
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ShoopKip

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +19.3%

08-31-2014 03:28:07 | More by ShoopKip
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SharkNado

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +0.5%

08-31-2014 02:33:15 | More by SharkNado
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Dolfan907

Louisiana

4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

08-31-2014 02:27:48 | More by Dolfan907
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Rich1818

Colorado

4.3/5  rDev +8%

08-30-2014 23:58:15 | More by Rich1818
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Jasonrm72

Colorado

4/5  rDev +0.5%

08-30-2014 23:41:25 | More by Jasonrm72
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Yellolab2010

Pennsylvania

3.85/5  rDev -3.3%

08-30-2014 22:39:53 | More by Yellolab2010
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puboflyons

New Hampshire

4.5/5  rDev +13.1%

From the 650 ml. bottle. Sampled on August 30, 2014 - Labor Day weekend. I do try to wait until after Labor Day to crack open pumpkins brews.

Deep dark brown to black pour with a modest tan head that becomes a ring.

Oh man - that aroma. Pumpkin spice, yes. But a rich dark sweet malt character to even it all out.

Medium to full body.

The taste? Were you expecting the best? Well, you will not be disappointed. Pumpkin spice, dark roasted malts, and mild hop finish. This is quite remarkable.

08-30-2014 20:50:01 | More by puboflyons
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OldSmaug

North Carolina

4.04/5  rDev +1.5%

08-30-2014 20:13:50 | More by OldSmaug
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scratch69

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

08-30-2014 20:13:10 | More by scratch69
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ChiT0wn1924

Illinois

5/5  rDev +25.6%

08-30-2014 19:07:06 | More by ChiT0wn1924
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DNICE555

Connecticut

4.56/5  rDev +14.6%

08-30-2014 16:21:06 | More by DNICE555
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Zaphog

Michigan

3.6/5  rDev -9.5%

08-30-2014 14:44:04 | More by Zaphog
Warlock from Southern Tier Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 1,462 ratings.